Senior Packaging Technologist | Flexible Packaging | London


Job summary

Mercury Search and Selection
Excellent Salary & Benefits Package, Career progression, Impressive list of clients
Packaging, Pre-Press, Printing
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Take the reigns of the development and specification of a wide range of packaging for the food industry. With the opportunity to work with European and American teams, you will drive innovation for a forward thinking, global company.


 Senior Packaging Technologist  | Flexible Packaging | London | Excellent Salary & Benefits Package

Join this award winning, global market leader in food, beverage, healthcare and retail packaging. This organisation combines technical, creative and commercial expertise to design and manufacture revolutionary food packaging. Most of the UK supermarkets and high street coffee shops feature amongst their impressive client list.  

As Senior Packaging Technologist, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring that packaging products meet set requirements and specifications
  • Producing samples to try out different materials and packaging characteristics 
  • Liaising with marketing, purchasing and production staff
  • Controlling production and quality standards, including reporting and investigating  packaging that doesn’t meet these standards
  • Running trials to check packaging for suitability and testing for performance to meet customer performance requirements

Key attributes required:

  • A Diploma in Packaging Technology is essential and a degree in an FMCG related subject desirable
  • At least 5 years experience in a packaging related role 
  • Exceptionally organised and excellent co-ordination and prioritisation skills
  • Ability  to work autonomously with minimal supervision, be pro-active and take initiative
  • Very strong organisational skills – organised, flexible, dependable, detail orientated


Perfect opportunity for an individual looking to take the next step in their career and join a market leading, forward thinking flexible packaging manufacturerContact Mercury Search & Selection now.  

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